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Simson Headstone Approximately 10 Metres South of the Porch of the Church of St Martin

A Grade II Listed Building in Speldhurst, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1305 / 51°7'49"N

Longitude: 0.1592 / 0°9'33"E

OS Eastings: 551177

OS Northings: 139023

OS Grid: TQ511390

Mapcode National: GBR LNH.51D

Mapcode Global: VHHQB.QV06

Entry Name: Simson Headstone Approximately 10 Metres South of the Porch of the Church of St Martin

Listing Date: 24 August 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074897

English Heritage Legacy ID: 438504

Location: Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN3

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Speldhurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Speldhurst St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TQ 53 NW SPELDHURST ASHURST HILL, ASHURST

7/439 Simson headstone approx 10m
south of the porch of the
Church of St Martin
GV II


Headstone. Dated 1749 in memory of Charles Simson. Upright sandstone slab
standing approx 750mm high with shouldered and shaped head. Inscription of
Roman serif upper and lower case lettering in a fielded panel and it records
the death of the infant Charles Simson in 1749.


Listing NGR: TQ5075738974

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